What's open and closed this Boxing Day in Halifax

We've compiled a list of what services are being offered Boxing Day in Halifax.

Looking for what bus to take? Need more wine? Check this list

The tree is up, the lights are hung and you have until 5 p.m. to stock up on beer and wine on Christmas Eve. (CBC)

What's open and closed Boxing Day in Halifax:

Metro Transit

  • Boxing Day: Buses will be running on their Sunday schedule. Dial 480 + your bus stop’s four-digit number for information on when the next two buses for each route will be leaving.

Garbage and recycling pick-up

There will be regular curbside collection of garbage, organics or recyclables.

Wine, beer and spirits


  • Closed

Propeller beer stores in Dartmouth and Halifax

  • Open 12 p.m. — 8 p.m.

Garrison Brewing

  • 10 a.m. — 7 p.m.

Premier Wine and Spirits

  • Open 12 p.m. — 6 p.m.

Bishop's Cellar

  • Closed



  • Open 11 a.m. — 6 p.m.

Gateway Meat Market

  • Open 8:30 a.m. — 6 p.m.

Shoppers Drug Mart

  • Different locations open various hours on Boxing Day

Mic Mac Mall

  •  Closed

Halifax Shopping Centre

  •  Closed

Park Lane Mall:

  • Closed

Scotia Square

  • Closed


Museum of Natural History

  • Closed

Maritime Museum of the Atlantic

  • Closed

Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21

  • Closed

Discovery Centre

  • Closed

Halifax Public Library



Halifax Oval

  • Boxing Day: Public skates at 9 a.m., 11:30 a.m.. 2 p.m., 4:30 p.m., 7 p.m.

For more HRM information and services, call 311


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